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Mary-Jane Lawrie

  • Position: Consultant
  • Location: South East Scotland
  • Expertise:
    • Agriculture, Crops and Soils
    • Climate, Environment and Wildlife

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I graduated from the University of Aberdeen with a BSc in Conservation Biology.  I joined SAC Consulting in 2011.  I am based in the Edinburgh office at the Bush Estate, and cover the Lothians and Peeblesshire.  I specialise in farmland conservation and biodiversity, IACS, carbon audits, Integrated Land Management Plans and nutrient budgeting.  I am FBAASS and FACTS accredited, and an Associate member of CIEEM.  I am an experienced facilitator and enjoy working with groups of farmers.  I organise the network of Women in Agriculture groups for the Farm Advisory Service.

Areas of expertise and interests

  • Agriculture, Crops and Soils
  • Climate, Environment and Wildlife

I'm currently working on

I’m currently working on

  • Carbon audits and mitigation measures
  • Whole farm biodiversity plans
  • A new series of podcasts called “Agri Culture” for the Farm Advisory Service

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